Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Good Work Cowley County!
The Central High School Art Department Students just finished painting these barn blocks as a community project. This is the second year that they have painted and donated barn quilts. The blocks will soon be hung at Flemings Grain locations north of Winfield and west of Burden and will join the Cowley County leg of the Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail.

Jillian Henning is the instructor and the students pictured are: Back row: Steven Lambert, Faith Clingerman, Sara Jackson, Emily Mackey, Winter Barber, Marlie Dennett, Jeffery Dennett, Dominic DeMaranville and front row: Jacob Donley, Dokanie Reyes, Kimberly Hull, Kayley Wilson, Ian Shields, Nathan Delaney. 

Monday, December 8, 2014

Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail Program
December 4th
Chapman Senior Center Christmas Dinner
Chapman Catholic Parish Center

Thelma Lexow, left, SR Center manager, looks on as
Judy and Larry Sorenson, experienced barn quilt owners,
explain "how-to" make barn quilt blocks.
Judy and Lori Hambright, KSFHQT Dickinson County Rep,
gave a KSFHQT barn quilt presentation to those in attendance.
Lori also gave a Kansas Barn Alliance report on the recent
Barn Fest in Dickinson County, including barn quilts that
were viewed on the Tour of barns.
Approximately 60 were in attendance for the event.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Welcome Woodson County!
The Woodson County Historical Society has joined the
Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail, with their "Friendship Variation" block
displayed on their Museum building in Yates Center.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Check Out
The Latest Cowley County Class!
Saturday, November 15th

7 - 4 x 4's
2 - 6 x 6
1 - 8 x 8

Here is the link to all of the quilt blocks made.  

Friday, October 3, 2014

This "Fancy Twin Star" 1 x 1 will be displayed
in the Children's Garden on the red barn.
The block was donated by the
Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail.

Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail
Presents Program
Wichita Botanica Wednesday Lunchtime Lectures
October 1, 2014

Erin Dresher Dowell takes part in the
program, explaining the Peterson Elementary
Grade School 5th Grade barn block.
The Peterson Elementary block
adds Sedgwick County to The Trail!
Linda Hopper won the 2 x 2
barn quilt donated by the
Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Abby Amick Hosts Barn Quilt 101
Alma Ladies Reading Circle

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail
Travels to Harper For Barn Quilt 101 Class
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Coming: Sunflower R C & D
South Central Kansas Quilt Trail 


Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Dickinson County to host Kansas Barn Alliance

BarnFest Conference and Tour

For full conference information and registration, please visit:; also download forms and the schedule.
Questions only needed by phone, contact 2014 BarnFest Event Coordinator,
Lori Hambright, at 785-313-6565.

Early bird conference registration is due September 8th
Conference/tour space is limited.

Barn Quilts on Barn Fest Conference Program

Barn Fest 2014 is covering many topics relating to preservation & restoration of barns and farm structures.  Our lead-off session on Friday, September 26 is about bringing beauty to these stately structures.  Learn about the driving routes in Dickinson county and how over 50 barn quilts have been created & now displayed, making Dickinson County one of the largest concentration of barn quilt art in the state.

Also - Barn Quilts on BarnFest 2014 Tour

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

KSFHQT Goes To Holton, Jackson County
Quilting On The Square Quilt Shop in Holton invited the
Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail to join the Art Walk in Holton
last Friday evening, August 29th.
The Art Walk visitors were fun to visit with, and
it looks like a couple barn blocks will be joining the Trail!

Friday, August 15, 2014

Time Is Running Out!
Visit Soon!
The Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail Exhibit
at the
Kansas Museum of History
Ends August 31st

Friday, August 8, 2014

The Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail
Welcomes Chautauqua County to the Trail!
"Star In A Square"
John & Kathy McMillan
Artist: Mary Jarvis